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The Rideau Centre

Guest blogger | Oct 4, 2009

Hi Everyone, Jon here from Ottawa. We had a great shoot at the Rideau Centre yesterday and talked to a great group of passionate and articulate girls. Check it out below !

It’s cold in Ottawa but we’re here!!

Guest blogger | Oct 2, 2009

It’s cold in Ottawa but we’re happy to be here! We arrived from Toronto very late last night in our trusty Because I am a Girl caravan… Look out for us Ottawa – Jon, Torey, Liz and myself are hear [...] Read more »

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Leaving for Ottawa

Guest blogger | Oct 1, 2009

Hey Everyone. The time has arrived! We are leaving for Ottawa this afternoon and have a big day ahead of us tomorrow.  The team has packed up our vehicle with not an inch of room to spare. Between our awesome [...] Read more »

Meet Jon !

Guest blogger | Sep 29, 2009

Hi Everyone! Jon here to tell you a little bit about myself and why I am so thrilled to be part of the Because I am a Girl Campaign. I have lived my entire life in Toronto, Canada but have [...] Read more »

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Breakfast with the Because I am a Girl Report

Guest blogger | Sep 29, 2009

This morning I was doing what I do every morning: drinking a cup of coffee and eating a slightly over-toasted bagel, but instead of watching “sports highlights” (ahhemm my code name for Regis and Kelly) or flipping through the paper, [...] Read more »

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Hey Readers! I’m Torey

Guest blogger | Sep 28, 2009

Hey readers! My name is Torey and I take the pictures around here!  I am often asked,  “What is it like to be a guy working on the Because I am a Girl campaign and documentary?”  The truth is that [...] Read more »

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Behind the scenes with the documentary team!

Guest blogger | Sep 27, 2009

Hey World! Simonee here – just thought I’d share some behind the scene shots of us making the documentary!  Recently, we talked with Alba – a 16 year-old girl –  who dreams of helping with homelessness. She doesn’t understand why people [...] Read more »

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Hello, I’m Liz!!

Guest blogger | Sep 27, 2009

Hey everyone, Liz here! You’ve already met Simonee and soon you’ll get to know Jon and Torey too. We’re the documentary team! I am unbelievably excited to take part in such an important and empowering global movement. I’ve never traveled [...] Read more »